10/11/16 – At 06:45hrs stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to the area of 928 E Main Street for a MVA with unknown injuries. When chief 63-02 arrived in scene he found a (3) vehicle MVA which was blocking 61 South. Next arriving 63-13 applied floor dry and secured the batteries while a crew from 63-57 started to clean up the large amount of debris on the roadway and apply additional floor dry. Luckily everyone walked away from the accident and there were no serious injuries.
10/5/2016 – A crew of (3) took the tower out for some early morning training for the guys that work night shift and can’t attend weeknight trainings. They covered tower placement, setup and operation.
The Schuylkill Hose needs your help to vote for E-732 to make the cover of the 2017 Fire and Film Calendar! All you have to do is “Like” the picture! Voting ends Oct 2nd at Noon! Don’t forget to preorder your calendar from Fire and Film to see more great pictures like these!
Just wanted to remind everyone of our upcoming golf tournament this weekend. We still have some openings and if you didn’t get your registration form in you can also register the morning of the tournament at Hidden Valley.
9/10/2016 – Personnel finally got a chance to start training with Tower 63-22. Tonight’s topic was the proper way to place the tower in service and the different responsibilities each person has. We would like to thank Steve Schnoke, “Retired” Harrisburg City Tower 1 Driver, for taking time out of his evening to explain everything, answer questions and walk us through step by step.
9/18/16 – Tower 63-22 made its first appearance at the Schuylkill County Convention in Tremont yesterday. The Schuylkill Hose would like to thank everyone who put in a a lot of hard work and long nights over the past couple weeks to make that happen. While there is still more work to be done, the tower is now ready for us to begin training with and work on getting it in service. Thanks to Fire & Film for taking another great photo!
9/14/16 – Tower 63-22 lettering continues today and with that comes a couple more teaser pictures! Once all the lettering is complete and the tower is cleaned up, we will post overall pictures.
9/13/16 – Tower 63-22 started to get lettered today and we had to share a couple teaser pictures!